Indo-European Perspectives: Studies in Honour of Anna by J. H. W. Penney

By J. H. W. Penney

This publication brings jointly new and unique paintings by means of 42 of the world's prime students of Indo-European comparative philology and linguistics from all over the world. It exhibits the breadth and the continued liveliness of enquiry in a space which over the past century and a part has opened many distinctive home windows at the civilizations of the traditional global. the amount is a tribute to Anna Morpurgo Davies to mark her retirement because the Diebold Professor of Comparative Philology on the college of Oxford. The book's six components are considering the early heritage of Indo-European (Part I); language use, edition, and alter in historic Greece and Anatolia (Parts II and III); the Indo-European languages of Western Europe, together with Latin, Welsh, and Anglo-Saxon (Part IV); the traditional Indo-Iranian and Tocharian languages (Part V); and the background of Indo-European linguistics (Part VI). Indo-European views will curiosity students and scholars of Indo-European philology, ancient linguistics, classics, and the heritage of the traditional international.

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